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Taxi Complaints In Cancun Up Sharply In October As Authorities Sound Alarm

The number of official complaints lodged against Cancun taxi drivers has skyrocketed in past months, with over 100 filed in October alone. Authorities have been more proactive than ever before in an attempt to enforce strict regulations, which unfortunately aren’t always followed by taxi drivers in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean. Although taking a taxi …

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Authorities Concerned Over Fake Taxis In Cancun, Here Is How To Identify Them

Officials in Cancun have warned residents and visitors about an alarming new phenomenon: fake taxis. This practice involves criminals who attempt to disguise privately-owned vehicles as real taxis, after which they can carry out all sorts of crimes. Whilst only representing a small fraction of all taxi-related crimes, authorities are concerned the issue may get …

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From Ubers To Taxis, Here Is How To Travel Safely In Cancun

Across Cancun and the whole of the Mexican Caribbean, there are so many amazing things to see and do that even a lifetime of visits sometimes doesn’t feel like enough time to tick everything off the list. Yet while visiting a destination rich in activities sounds like the perfect vacation, the reality is that, unless …

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Taxis Involved In 80% Of Public Transit Accidents In Cancun

Taking a taxi to reach your hotel may be one of the first things you do after arriving at Cancun International Airport. But in an increasing number of cases, taxis have been to blame for traffic accidents, which have resulted in several hundred injuries this year alone.  Recent statistics reveal that taxis are involved in …

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This Is How Long It Takes To Get From Cancun To These Mexican Caribbean Destinations

Although there are several airports in Quintana Roo, Cancun International Airport is the most popular point of entry for tourists headed to the Mexican Caribbean. Transit times from Cancun airport to popular Mexican Caribbean destinations such as Playa del Carmen or Isla Mujeres vary greatly based on the time of your arrival, as well as …

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60 Cancun Taxi Drivers Fined For Overcharging Passengers

Cancun’s taxi drivers have attracted negative attention in past months over unfair practices such as overcharging, a problem often faced by visitors. With more reports of abusive pricing, local authorities are paying more attention to the issue with at least 60 Cancun taxi drivers facing sanctions in the past month alone.  According to local authorities, …

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What To Do If Cancun Taxi Drivers Overcharge You

Although taxis are a popular way of getting around in Cancun, visitors are often faced with issues ranging from long lines to unlicensed drivers. One of the most common complaints faced by locals and tourists alike is overcharging; here’s what you should keep in mind if confronted with this problem, and what to do to …

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Cancun Tourists Will See Rise In Transportation Costs As Prices Of Gas Soar 

With the cost of gas going up Cancun tourists are going to see a rise in transportation costs as well, and the price of gas in the city is soaring.  There is no way of getting around having to book some sort of transportation, to go to and from Cancun International Airport at the very least.  …

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Bus Shortage In Cancun Leave Visitors With Large Groups Waiting For Transportation 

For large groups visiting Cancun together a taxi is not an option, and now with the city facing a bus shortage, visitors with groups of more than three people could be left waiting a while for transportation. The shortage is not only being caused by the increase in the number of tourists visiting the city …

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Conflict Erupts At Cancun Airport As Fake Taxis Attempt To Drive Tourists

A verbal conflict between taxi drivers erupted at the Cancun airport. According to witnesses things did not escalate beyond these verbal arguments. The issue seems to be that fake taxis are arriving at the Cancun Airport terminal and poaching tourists from regulated taxi drivers. This has sparked the rage of the authorized taxi drivers who …

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